Mission # 115

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 25 May 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 115
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 370   (more...)
Mission Comments Focus on Transportation
The 384th Bombardment Group (Heavy) provided two group formations for today's mission attacking transportation targets. The first group flew as the high group of the 41st A Combat Bombardment Wing (41A Group) to Sarreguemines, and the second group flew as the high group of the 41st B Combat Bombardment Wing (41B Group) to Blainville-sur-l'Eau. Excellent bombing was possible in the CAVU conditions, and the bombers really hit their targets accurately.
Primary Target Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Sarreguemines and Blainville-sur-l'Eau, France
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (Visual)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 23
Aborted - 1
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 1
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 2
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

27 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sorted by Pilot, and may be sorted by any column: click the column head.
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑3441Pring, Robert BradfordFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31484Bennett, Dewayne (NMI)Completed Mission41A Group Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37785Boger, Eugene ArthurCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37974Lane, Edward WilliamCompleted Mission41A Group, Low Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37982James, Robert HueyCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97072Wortman, Marshall (NMI)Completed Mission41B Group, High Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97139June, Glenn JosephCompleted Mission41B Group, Low Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97188Kelley, Robert EncilCompleted Mission41A Group, Low Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97201Stevens, Raymond RobertAborted41B Group. Turned back due to oxygen failure.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97204Inman, Loren AlexanderCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263Kelly, John ThomasCompleted Mission41B Group Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97273Sullivan, James DominicCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97282Halasz, John JuliusCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Van Every, Russell MFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97449Brown, Billie BarnardCompleted Mission41B Group, High Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97573Kirkpatrick, William HughCompleted Mission41A Group, High Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102430Adams, William LowellCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102442Cranstoun, Richard LeroyCompleted Mission41A Group, High Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102449Bennett, Phillip NathanCompleted Mission41B Group Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Thoma, Edward PCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501Carey, Gates ChapmanCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Dean, Ralph MCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102617Rimbold, Arthur ArimeseCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Peck, Harland KCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Shearer, Wilbur LeeFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
41B Group, Flying Spare Aircraft. Joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Malone, John JCompleted Mission41B Group, Low Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125Pompe, Bernard JosephCompleted Mission41A Group Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT